Today's Events

Thursday, September 20th

Do-Now:

  • Please have the moon calculator HW out on your desk
  • On your Do-Now page, put the date and explain where the moon gets its light from.

Today's Goals:

  1. Review moon calculator HW
  2. Phases of the moon - diagram, benefits, and big idea
  3. Space Pen Pals - creating your site/introductions

Homework:

tuesday, September 18th

Do-Now:

  • Please pick up the moon calculator HW from the front
  • Please open your notebook to the astronomy vocab page

Today's Goals:

  1. Phases of the moon - predicting moon phases
  2. Space Pen Pals - introduction to project

Homework:

monday, September 17th

Do-Now:

  • Please pick up the blue unit 2 astronomy tab from the front demo desk.
  • Pick up your notebook and attach the unit 2 tab into your notebook
  • Please have your moon formatives (HW) out on your desk to be checked

Today's Goals:

  1. Notebook set-up for unit 2
  2. Moon formatives HW review
  3. Phases of the moon - intro & vocabulary

Homework:

  • None :-)

friday, September 14th

Do-Now:

  • Please pick up the moon formatives HW from the front demo desk.
  • Pick up your notebook and review your:
    • safety map
    • safety contract

Today's Goals:

  1. Unit 1 test - lab safety
  2. Classroom procedures scavenger hunt

Homework:

thursday, September 13th

Do-Now:

  • Please have your lab safety project packet (with rubric) out on one group member's desk
  • Please update your agenda with HW

Today's Goals:

  1. Link lab safety project to Google Classroom
  2. Students teach lab safety

Homework:

Wednesday, September 12th

Do-Now:

  • Please get your notebook from the bin and have a seat
  • Please update your agenda with HW and long term assignments

Today's Goals:

  1. Update notebook unit 1 index tab
  2. Lab safety project work day

Homework:

  • Lab safety project - Thursday (tomorrow)
  • After school help - TODAY
  • Lab safety TEST - Friday [study guide]

tuesday, September 11th

Do-Now:

  • Please check the rolling whiteboard for you MP #1 seat
  • Please pick up your notebook and a ruler
  • Please pick up a yellow unit 1 index tab and a safety contract from the front counter

Today's Goals:

  1. Review of names - index cards
  2. Setting up your science notebook
  3. Lab safety project description

Homework:

  • Lab safety project - Thursday
  • After school help - Wednesday
  • Lab safety TEST - Friday [study guide]

Monday, September 10th

Do-Now:

  • Please check the rolling whiteboard for you MP #1 seat (period 1 - coming soon)
  • Please pick up a ruler from the front demo table
  • If you have your notebook, label it with your name and bring it to your desk

Today's Goals:

  1. Review of names - index cards
  2. Check in notebook and welcome form
  3. Lab safety rules/map of classroom

Homework:

None :-)

Friday, September 7th

Do-Now:

  • Please pick up the welcome letter from the front demo table (if you didn't get one yesterday)
  • Please pick up an index card from the front demo table
  • If you have your notebook, label it with your name and put it in the bin

Today's Goals:

  1. Rules/expectations
  2. Website scavenger hunt (complete in Classroom)

Homework:

  1. Science composition notebook - Monday
  2. Welcome forms (complete in Google Classroom/class website) - Monday

Thursday, September 6th

Do-Now:

  • WELCOME!
  • Please pick up the welcome letter from the front demo table
  • Please pick any available seat

Today's Goals:

  1. Carbon dioxide cannon demo
  2. Teacher intro
  3. What is science? group activity

Homework:

  1. Science composition notebook - Monday
  2. Welcome forms (complete in Google Classroom/class website) - Monday